St Andrews Apartments
The Scottish seaside town of St Andrews, on the northeast coast of the peninsula of Fife, has much to recommend it. Known for its links to the origin of the game of golf, the ruins of the Cathedral of St Andrew, and its historic university, there are all sorts of things to see and do here. The area of Fife which surrounds it also offers splendid Scottish scenery, with a glorious coastline with many little villages dotted along it, as well as plenty of unspoilt countryside to explore.
We offer several select cottages located in the town of St Andrews and the surrounding area of Fife, perfect for anyone planning on taking a break in this superb location in Scotland. Whether you’re looking for contemporary style or classic charm, you can rest assured that we have something to suit your needs.
Please note: due to the COVID-19
pandemic, the attractions and amenities shown below may be closed or
only offering a limited service. Please check their individual websites
or call them ahead of time to avoid disappointment when visiting.
Things to Try
St Andrews Links
You’ll find the Old Course, the first golf course in the world, at St Andrews Links, in addition to six other courses: the Balgove Course, the Castle Course, the Eden Course, the Jubilee Course, the New Course, and the Strathtyrum Course. Keen golfers won’t want to miss their chance to play here.
St Andrews Cathedral
Take the time to explore the remnants of Scotland’s largest medieval church which still loom imposingly over the sea in St Andrews. Walk around the cathedral grounds, climb the 33m tall St Rule’s Tower, and head to the site’s museum to see a range of fascinating relics from the past.
Craigtoun Country Park
This superb country park makes a fantastic place for a family day out during the peak season, with plenty of things to do and see. Ride the “Puffin’ Billy” vintage tractor and the Craigtoun Miniature Railway, take to the water on the boating lake, explore the beautiful grounds of the park, and more.
St Andrews Aquarium
Get a glimpse at the world beneath the waves with a visit to this amazing animal attraction where you’ll come face to face with sharks, seals, penguins, and much more. It’s not just sea life that's on show, either - there are also lizards, spiders, frogs, and even meerkats to meet as well.
Things to Try
For Food and Drink
There are plenty of places to enjoy a delicious meal in St Andrews, with the extensive menu of the Vine Leaf a particular standout. On the outskirts of the town you can also find the Grange Inn, a gem of a restaurant serving delicious Scottish cuisine using fresh local ingredients.
St Andrews is a town rich in history, with a heritage that’s well worth exploring. The ruins of St Andrews Castle offer a fascinating look into the past, and a wide range of exhibits and artifacts can be found within the Museums of the University of St Andrews (reopening Spring 2020).
Aside from St Andrews Links, there are plenty of other golf courses to enjoy in and around the St Andrews Area, each with their own unique charm whether historic or modern. If golf isn’t your thing, why not take a bracing trek alongside the sea with a walk on the Fife Coastal Path?